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FZNT24 KWNM 312155
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NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR MID ATLANTIC STATES WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
555 PM EDT WED AUG 31 2016

CONDITIONS GIVEN REPRESENT THE HIGHEST WITHIN THAT PERIOD.

...PLEASE REFER TO COASTAL WATERS FORECASTS (CWF) AVAILABLE
THROUGH NOAA WEATHER RADIO AND OTHER MEANS FOR DETAILED
COASTAL WATERS FORECASTS...

.SYNOPSIS...TROPICAL DEPRESSION EIGHT NEAR 36.3N 71.9W AT 5 PM
TODAY WAS MOVING NE AT 14 KT. THE DEPRESSION WILL BE NEAR 37.7N
69.3W BY 2 AM THU...THEN STRENGTHEN INTO A TROPICAL STORM AND
CONTINUE TO TRACK NE TO NEAR 39.9N 64.0W BY 8 AM THU...NEAR 39.9N
64.0W BY 2 PM THU...THEN PASS WELL E OF THE WATERS AND BECOME
POST-TROPICAL THU NIGHT. A WEAK COLD FRONT WILL PUSH SE INTO THE
NRN AND CENTRAL WATERS THU NIGHT AND FRI. TROPICAL STORM HERMINE
NOW IN THE GULF OF MEXICO WILL APPROACH FROM THE SW THU NIGHT.
THE STORM IS EXPECTED TO TRACK NE INLAND NEAR GEORGIA AND THE
CAROLINA COASTS FRI INTO FRI NIGHT...THEN BECOME A POST- TROPICAL
LOW AND TRACK TO NEAR 39.0N 74.5W BY 2 PM SUN...NEAR 39.5N 72.0W
BY 2 PM MON. SEE THE LATEST NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER ADVISORIES
ON TROPICAL DEPRESSIONS EIGHT AND TROPICAL STORM HERMINE.

SANDY HOOK TO 37.5N

...TROPICAL STORM FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE SAT NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 15 TO
25 KT EARLY. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS WITH
2 NM VSBY.
.THU...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 13 TO 18 FT.
.SUN...S TO SW WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 17 TO 23 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 17 TO 23 FT.
.MON...W TO NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 12 TO 17 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.

37.5N TO CAPE HATTERAS

...TROPICAL STORM FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE SAT...

.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W TO SW EARLY.
SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. TSTMS AND
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
SCATTERED TSTMS.
.FRI...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.SAT...S TO SE WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 14 TO 19 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 40 TO 50 KT. SEAS 13 TO 18 FT.
.SUN...W TO SW WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 14 TO 19 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.

CAPE HATTERAS TO MURRELLS INLET

...TROPICAL STORM FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE FRI NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. WIDESPREAD
TSTMS AND CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT. TSTMS AND
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT. TSTMS LIKELY
AND SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.FRI...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 13 TO 18 FT.
.SAT...S TO SW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 14 TO 19 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT.
.SUN...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.